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Work Type: REGULAR

Sub-Classification: Unspecified

Location: Melbourne

Advertiser: ChemSkill

Date Posted: 21/11/2008

Position Filled: Yes

 

   

 

Research Physicist / Engineer - Research

  • Rare Opportunity for a Physicist or Engineer to Work with Airborne Agents
  • Great Remuneration for the Right Person
  • Initial Six Month Contract with Potential for Extension
Our client is a Government Organisation that requires a Physicist or Engineer to contribute to their research programs. In particular,    providing assistance in their research into aerosol physics and airborne agent characterisation.
 
Based in Melbourne, our client requires the services of a tertiary qualified candidate to assist with the following duties:
 
  • Establish a monitoring system for physical characterisation of the ambient air aerosol background.
  • Development of an interface for automated control and data acquisition.
  • Operation and maintenance of a broad spectrum of state-of-the-art aerosol equipment.
  • Collect, process and analyse large data sets.
  • Assist in the development and validation of algorithms for the detection of airborne biological materials.
 
 
This is a rare opportunity to become involved with ""cutting edge"" technology and research. 
 
Initially, the position is for six months with a view to possible extension - successful  projects should lead to the availability of additional funding.  A truly unique opportunity in Australia with an attractive hourly rate in the vicinity of $35 to $40 per hour plus Superannuation.
 
If you would like to be considered for this great position, you will need to meet the following criteria:
 
  • You MUST be an Australian Citizen
  • Tertiary qualifications in Physics or Engineering. Hons/MSc/PhD.
  • Experience with aerosols or other applied physics research will be well regarded.
  • Experience in instrument interfacing and programming using packages such as LabView and Matlab a definite advantage.
  • Good data analysis skills, including the use of statistical software. 
  • Able to cope with high workloads when the projects demand it.
  • Well developed verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with people at different levels.
 
 
The successful candidate will be screened for security clearance.
 
If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been waiting for, please forward your resume together with a covering letter addressing the above mentioned criteria to resumesvic@chemskill.com.au.
 
To discuss this position, please feel free to call Helen or Rod on (03) 9516 0100 during office hours.
 
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.  Please note, that due to the large number of applications we receive, only those that are short-listed will be contacted for an initial screening interview.
 
CHEMSKILL RECRUITMENT DIVISION
LEVEL 4, 566 ST KILDA ROAD
MELBOURNE VIC 3004
PH: 03 9516 0100
 
 
TO REGISTER IN MELBOURNE
resumesvic@chemskill.com.au
Ph: 03 9516 0100
 
TO REGISTER IN SYDNEY
resumesnsw@chemskill.com.au
Ph: 02 9238 6202
 
TO REGISTER IN BRISBANE
resumesqld@chemskill.com.au
Ph: 07 3303 8774
 
 
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